Member Benefits

  • As a member of a democratic organization, you have a voice in the direction of the Slocan Valley Co-op through your vote at the Annual General Meeting.  Members can also run for election on the Board of Directors, representing the members as a whole for the on-going success of the Association.
  • Slocan Valley Co-op Members can also have a direct input by serving on committees or by offering suggestions to the Slocan Valley Co-op Board of Directors.
  • Any savings generated by the Slocan Valley Co-op are returned to its member-owners, proportionate to the amount they have purchased during the year.  These members’ savings accumulates as equity in each member’s share account, so the more a member supports the Slocan Valley Co-op, the greater their equity becomes.
  • Receive equity rebates on their purchases (excluding lottery & gift cards).
  • At the discretion of the Slocan Valley Co-op Board of Directors, a percentage of a member’s equity may be returned to the member in the form of a cash rebate.
  • Therefore the Slocan Valley Co-op is owned by our local residents and it becomes a part of our community’s economic viability.